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On the mend

January 28th, 2008 · Comments Off on On the mend · Funny, Gaming, Internet, Sundry

I’m sick, so go play somewhere else. Here’s some ideas: Idiot Toys for gadget snark at its best. You can never go wrong with either Penny Arcade or VG Cats for your game-related web comics. Wonderland offers enjoyable and off-beat gaming commentary. And if you are just looking for chuckles, Matt at Defective Yeti delivers […]

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Wait, don’t get up

January 11th, 2008 · 1 Comment · Funny, Gaming, Videos, Xbox

While I love the wireless Xbox 360 controller as much as the next guy, there is one major shortcoming. When my Xbox crashes, and it does crash, you have to get up off the couch, walk over, and reset it with the power button on the console. What’s the point of having these fancy wireless […]

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Handling the challenge

January 9th, 2008 · 2 Comments · Gaming, Rock Band, Xbox

My biggest problem with progressing further in Rock Band on the guitar comes down to one thing. This: That’s right. It’s my pinky. My digitus minimus, my most ulnar finger, my digitus quintus. Or, as I like to call it, Stubbins McScrewup. It’s just too damn puny. It simply can’t keep up with the other […]

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Yahtzee!

January 4th, 2008 · Comments Off on Yahtzee! · Funny, Gaming, Videos

If you are a grown up video gamer like me (and by grown up, I mean “with a job and buying your own games”, not necessarily particularly mature) and you haven’t experienced the snarky animated video game reviews of Ben “Yahtzee” Croshaw, you’re missing out. I especially enjoyed this one of Mass Effect. ¬†You can […]

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Rockin’

January 3rd, 2008 · Comments Off on Rockin’ · Gaming, Reviews, Xbox

Rock Band for the Xbox 360 has been a great load of fun for Conny View definition in a new window and me. It’s sort of a surprise that we even got the game in the first place. I was a little tempted by earlier versions of Guitar Hero, but I had the problem that it would be dull as dishwater […]

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